9 Works Theatrical announces its new production--"The Wedding Singer," a riotous yet heartwarming musical comedy based on the New Line Cinema film starring Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore. "The Wedding Singer" is set to open at the Meralco Theater on October 23, 2010 and will run until November 17, 2010.
Written by Matthew Sklar, with lyrics by Chad Beguelin and book by Chad Beguelin and Tim Herlihy, the Tony Award-nominated musical captured the hearts of audiences all over America with its hilariously written script that paid tribute to the '80s, and songs like "Someday," "If I Told You," and the phenomenal hit, "Grow Old With You." The musical-comedy is set in New Jersey circa 1985.
The final cast of "The Wedding Singer" will be announced soon. The artistic and production team includes director Robbie Guevara, musical director Rodel Colmenar conducting the Manila Philharmonic Orchestra, choreographer Francis Matheu, vocal coach Onyl Torres, scenographer Mio Infante, lighting designer Martin Esteva, sound designer Chuck Ledesma and costume stylist Rosanna Aranaz.
The production team is composed of executive producer Santi Santamaria, production manager Sunshine Domine, technical director Paul Domine, PR and publicity consultant Toots Tolentino. PR director Toff de Venecia, PR manager Jonjon Martin, marketing manager Shelyn Tayanes, stage manager Lambert de Jesus and company manager Anna Santamaria.
"The Wedding Singer" is presented by special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI), 421 West 54th Street, New York, New York 10019, Tel.: (212) 5414684. For tickets and inquiries, call 5867105, 5575860, 0917-5545560, or visit www.9workstheatrical.com.